The International Communications Forum is convinced that the honesty or dishonesty of media affects the mental health of the world. Freedom of expression is vital as a means of permitting all views to flourish peacefully. It is a cliché that the price of this freedom must be continual vigilance – in particular vigilance to identify and expose the encouragement of malice, war and the incident of hate speech and image.
Saturday, July 22, 2006
Qatar's Al-Jazeera says it has been allowed to resume working in Iran, 14 months after being banned from the Islamic republic for allegedly fuelling ethnic problems.